BMC is grateful to the many professional artists who have supported the Club and our aspiring student musicians. In addition to introducing different musical genres to our members, our guest artists also challenge and broaden our knowledge of art and what that can mean to each of us.
2018-2019 Guest Artists
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2018 -2019 Season Guest Performers
November 12, 2018
December 10, 2018
A Holiday Program
American soprano Marnie Breckenridge captivated the BMC audience with her exquisite voice and charming personality, serenading us with a selection of holiday favorites. Ms. Breckenridge has sung with the San Francisco Opera, the English National Opera, Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Los Angeles Opera, and the list goes on … For a more complete biography of Ms Breckenridge, please click here.
January 14, 2019
Kimberly Olivier and Joshua Jack Price
A Ballet Demonstration and Performance
Once again, BMC members were honored with a ballet demonstration by San Francisco Ballet Corps de Ballet member, Kimberly Olivier. This time, Kimberly brought her colleague, Joshua Price, an apprentice with the San Francisco Ballet, to help expand our understanding of the art, skill, rigors and performance of ballet. For further information about Kimberly and Joshua, please click here.
February 11, 2019
March 11, 2019
BMC members were treated to a special performance and lecture about the origins of the bagpipes by guest Lynne Miller.
April 8, 2019
Dr. Angela Kraft Cross
Renown organist, Dr. Kraft Cross, once again graced us with her performance at the beautiful Congregational Church in San Mateo, CA. It was a wonderful performance dotted with a bit of history about both the pieces she played and a number of exquisite organs around the world that she has been invited to play. For more details click here.
2017 - 2018 Season Guest Performers
Edie Delegans Voice Studio
BMC Members enjoyed a Holiday performance by students from the Edie Delegans Voice Studio.
The Topaz Quartet
In January 2018, BMC welcomed the student-formed Topaz Quartet as its guest artists. Members of the Quartet (L-R) Chelsea Park (founder), Seyon Kim, Young Jin Lee, and Hyewon Ahn.
For more information on the Quartet performance and on the background of each member, click here.
Valentine's Day Jazz with Larry Dunlap and Bobbe Norris
Romance was in the air as the husband and wife duo of Larry Dunlap and Bobbe Norris serenaded us with songs of love. For more info on Larry Dunlap and his fellow musicians click here.
A very special ballet performance and demonstration were enjoyed by the BMC members when Kimberly Marie Olivier spent an afternoon away from the San Francisco Ballet to grace our stage. Her talent and charm were so appreciated. For Ms. Olivier's bio click here.
Dr. Angela Kraft Cross
The BMC members were treated to an organ recital by Dr. Cross performing at the beautiful Congregational Church in San Mateo. For a short bio on Dr. Cross and her performance program click here.
Clairdee and Ken French
The wife and husband team of Clairdee and Ken French closed out the BMC season again. We never tire of listening to the soulful interpretations by this amazing song stylist and her favorite accompanist. We are so grateful to Clairdee and Mr. French for being such great supporters of BMC.
For more information on Clairdee and Mr. French click here.